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The Shanidar IV ‘Flower Burial’: a Re-evaluation of Neanderthal Burial Ritual

  • Jeffrey D. Sommer (a1)
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Cambridge Archaeological Journal
  • ISSN: 0959-7743
  • EISSN: 1474-0540
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